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Bod-Inc: T-278

Turrecremata, Johannes de

Expositio in psalmos.


Analysis of Content

a2r Turrecremata, Johannes de: [Preface addressed to] Pius II, Pont. Max. Incipit: ‘[B]eatissimo patri . . . Perscrutanti mihi studiose psalmorum librum . . .’

a3r Turrecremata, Johannes de: Expositio in psalmos. ‘Psalmus primus in quo describitur processus in beatitudinem'. Incipit: ‘[B]eatus vir qui non abiit) a via recta recedendo (in consilio impiorum) prauis eorum machinationibus consentiendo . . .’ See T‑270.


Imprint: [Basel: Johann Amerbach, not after 1482]. Folio.

Remarks: Amerbach presented two copies of this book to the Basel Charterhouse in 1482.


Collation: a–o8 p q6.


ISTC: it00530000

Hain: HC *15689;

Goff: Goff T‑530;


Proctor: Pr 7618;

Others: BSB‑Ink T‑554; CIBN T‑383; Rhodes 1739; Sack, Freiburg, 3542; Sheppard 2416.

LCN: 14800828


Copy number: T-278(1)

Binding: Nineteenth-century blind-tooled calf; bound for the Bodleian Library. Blue-edged leaves.

Size: 251 × 184 × 28 mm.

Size of leaf: 243 × 166 mm.

A bibliographical note on a1r in a sixteenth-century hand: ‘ . . . anno 1513 Venetiis apud Lazarum Soardum'. Again on q6r, after the explicit, the same hand has added: ‘Venetiis 1513 apud Lazarum Soardum'.

On a2r and a3r three- and four-line Netherlandish(?) initials ‘B' are supplied in blue within a square ground made of floral red pen-work decoration with floral and foliate extensions into the margin; the flowers are coloured with yellow and green wash. Other initials and paragraph marks are supplied in red or blue; capital strokes in red.

Provenance: Purchased in 1854, ‘by the Librarian' for £0. 15. 0: see Library Bills (1851-55), 257; Books Purchased (1855), 32.

SHELFMARK: Auct. 6Q 4.47.

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